Common Framework Resources for Implementing Private and Secure Health Information Exchange: P3- Notification and Consent When Using a Record Locator Service

Publication Date: April 2006

Publisher: John and Mary R. Markle Foundation. Connecting for Health

Author(s): Connecting for Health Policy Subcommittee

Research Area: Health Information Technology

Keywords: Personal health record (PHR); Health Information Technology; Research and Technology

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


Recommends policies for providers and institutions that use Record Locator Services (RLS); specifically, how to inform consumers about this practice and allowing them to opt out of being listed in the index of records.